Energy & Renewables News

  • Siemens Gamesa delivers wind turbines for four onshore projects in Germany with a total capacity of 50 megawatts

    Proven direct-drive technology is being deployed in new Onshore projects in Schleswig-Holstein, Lower Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt, for which Siemens Gamesa will deliver 16 wind turbines with a total capacity of 50.6 megawatts (MW)1. Individualized planning and flexible technology helped some of these projects to qualify for the necessary approvals: in Geestpark Almdorf, Siemens Gamesa fully met site ...


    By Gamesa

  • Technology enables collaboration in the Energy industry

    The Energy industry is currently at a cross roads. The combination of a routine fluctuation of price-per barrel, a shifting regulatory environment and the latest discoveries of alternative sources of energy are creating uncertainty for key players. We received validation of this at the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) Conference & ...


    By EnviroSuite

  • Yet another `Real world´ test of Sialex®Ring`s ability to remove and control `Boiler Scale´

    A particularly difficult "test" was selected. It should be said that in quite a few cases Sialex®Ring is selected when all else fails. However, by demonstrating the products abilities, more companies are exposed to the products capabilities. THe test in this case; a boiler using locally sourced , untreated water from a "hard" water area (hardness expressed as Caco3 = 1,130mg/l.) The ...


    By Phoenix Ring Manufaktur UG

  • Renewable Energy Employs 9.8 million People Worldwide, New IRENA Report Finds

    More than 9.8 million people were employed in the renewable energy sector in 2016, according to a new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2017, released at IRENA’s 13th Council meeting, provides the latest employment figures of the renewable energy sector and insight into the factors affecting the renewable labour ...

  • B&W to Expand Industrial Segment, Makes Executive Appointment

    Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:BW) (B&W) today announced that effective July 1, 2017, its Industrial Steam Generation group will transition from the Power segment to the Industrial segment. In addition, effective immediately, Leslie Kass has been named Senior Vice President, Industrial, to lead the segment. After July 1, the Industrial segment will include the ...


    By Babcock & Wilcox

  • SnowPure Receives US President`s

    SnowPure Receives Export Award SnowPure Water Technologies, who makes and sells industrial and medical water purification technologies into the $5 billion global ultrapure water market, today was presented the prestigious U.S. Presidential "E" Award. Created by Executive Order by the President this award is the highest ...


    By SnowPure Water Technologies

  • The SIMCO 7000 Sets the Bar for Drilling Rig Quality

    Purchasing a drilling rig is no simple decision. After comparing specs and capabilities, looking through testimonials and weighing all the options, the value of the rig is certainly a huge deciding factor. Drill rig quality and actual return on investment is what drives a drilling rig business to success, and the SIMCO 7000 sets the benchmark in both. The 7000’s impressive torque ...

  • INTRODUCING: THE AIR GAP MEMBRANE DISTILLATION (AGMD) CELL

    Continuing demand for low energy solutions to separation challenges have fueled Sterlitech’s latest product release: an Air Gap Membrane Distillation Cell. The first commercially available bench-scale tangential flow test cell of its kind, it mimics conditions representative of large-scale systems with minimal use of membrane or product. The AGMD cell offers researchers fast and accurate ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Huntsville Utilities Completes Smooth Transition to SurvalentONE SCADA

    Survalent, a leading provider of advanced distribution management systems (ADMS), recently announced that Huntsville Utilities has successfully deployed the SurvalentONE supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system for its electric, gas, and water systems. Huntsville Utilities is a municipal utility in Huntsville, Alabama, with approximately 180,000 electricity customers, 51,000 gas ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Tenaga Nasional Berhad forms Strategic Alliance with Trilliant to Support Innovation and Growth Plans

    Trilliant and Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) have formed a strategic partnership to support TNB's nationwide plan for smart meter deployment, along with a joint go-to market strategy to drive innovation and deliver transformative smart communications solutions to utilities across Asia Pacific and other select regions. This approach, steered by multiple market dynamics, could change the way ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • PSEG CEO Lays Out the Future of Energy in New Jersey

    Ralph Izzo, president, chairman and chief executive officer of Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG), recently (5/24) called for a set of statewide regulatory reforms that would create financial incentives for utilities to help their customers reduce at-home energy use, as well as expand access to renewable energy and new energy-saving technologies. He also encouraged New Jersey utility ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Bullfrog Power partners with the Northern Village of Green Lake on community centre solar installation

    A community centre in the Northern Village of Green Lake (Green Lake), located 300 km north of Saskatoon, has a new solar installation thanks in part to a partnership between Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading green energy provider, and Green Lake. ...


    By Bullfrog Power Inc.

  • Justan Steichen Promoted to Director of Engineering

    Jewell Instruments is pleased to announce the promotion of Justan Steichen as our new Director of Engineering. Justan has been with the company since 2014, most recently in the role of Engineering Manager for our Digital and Electrolytic products.  During that time, he has been instrumental in project leadership and design developments that have resulted in numerous new sensor products and ...


    By Jewell Instruments LLC

  • AXYS Technologies to exhibit at Offshore Wind Energy in London, UK

    AXYS Technologies Inc. (AXYS) will be exhibiting at Offshore Wind Energy 2017 at the ExCel Centre – Booth – N-F2 in London, UK from June 4th – 6th. AXYS will be represented by President and CEO, Terry Tarle and Director of Sales – Europe, Graham Howe, who will brief attendees on new methods to optimize the collection of critical metocean data and how that data can be used ...

  • Powerful Backup

    Cummins Power is reporting that Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., one of the largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer in the world, will use its generator sets for Huawei’s first data center project in Turkey. Cummins, which is the global diesel generator supplier of Huawei, ...

  • Emerging Business Models in Energy Storage Market Close the Gaps in Distributed Power Generation

    Growing demand for distributed energy generation and energy storage system (ESS) technologies is producing new ESS business models, according to a new report from Frost & Sullivan. In Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries, innovative models will open up ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • U.S. Energy Department Awards Three Advanced Research Projects Funding Opportunities

    Today (5/18), the Department of Energy (DOE) announced that it is honoring commitments to several previously selected Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) awardees. They are among the first awardees to move forward following the Department's review of all taxpayer funded grants and projects, intended to ensure that each award applied good governance principles consistent with the new ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Geotech set to showcase latest technology at UK Biomethane Day

    Geotech, the global leader in the design and manufacture of gas analysis technology, is to showcase its new BIOMETHANE 3000 at this year’s UK Biomethane Day on Wednesday 24th May. As countries across the world look to renewable energy strategies and continue to apply gas-to-grid incentives UK Biomethane Day is set to be a great chance for companies to get together, discuss ideas and best ...


    By Geotech

  • United Nations Environment Program: Big Wins for Human Health, Natural Resources in Switch to Energy Efficiency

    A radical transformation in the way energy is supplied and used will be needed if the world is to meet its ambition of keeping global temperature increase to below 2 degrees Celsius, but the impacts of that transformation on the environment and on natural resources have been unclear. Now, the International Resource Panel, a group of eminent experts in natural resource management hosted by UN ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Ameren Unveils One of North America`s Most Advanced Distributed Energy Resource Facilities

    As part of its commitment to innovation and building a smarter, clean energy infrastructure, Ameren Corporation recently announced completion of one of the most technologically advanced utility-scale microgrids in North America. The $5 million facility, located at Ameren's Technology Applications Center (TAC) adjacent to the University of Illinois campus in Champaign, Illinois, is one of the only ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

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